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Diversity Advocates

Each College and school at DePaul has Diversity Advocates. Diversity Advocates are an effective method for providing support to women and diverse faculty. Faculty diversity advocates role includes:

  • Provide support to diverse faculty in their respective college
  • Provide a safe and confidential environment for diverse faculty to express issues and concerns
  • Provide a platform for faculty to discuss diversity issues that affect faculty success
  • Inform dean of issues that may be impacting diverse faculty
  • Refer diverse faculty when necessary to appropriate university offices for assistance
  • Assist in the college in the search process

Maria DeMoya
College of Communication
mdemoyat@depaul.edu

Ron Eltanal
College of Computing and Digital Media
reltanal@depaul.edu

Ani Frank
College of Education
afrank@depaul.edu

Daniel Morales
College of Law
dmorale9@depaul.edu

Jacqui Lazu
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
jlazu@depaul.edu​​

Elizabeth Aquino
College of Science and Health
e.aquino@depaul.edu​

Sandra Shelton
Driehaus College of Business
sshelton@depaul.edu​

Derise Tolliver-Atta
School for New Learning
dtollive@depaul.edu

Eric Esparza
School of Music
eesparz7@depaul.edu​

Dexter Zollicoffer
The Theatre School
dzollico@depaul.edu ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​